India I-League 02/24 13:30 17 Churchill Brothers SC vs Gokulam Kerala FC - View
India I-League 02/29 08:30 18 Namdhari Sports Academy vs Gokulam Kerala FC - View
India I-League 03/03 13:30 19 Gokulam Kerala FC vs Mohammedan SC - View
India I-League 03/10 13:30 20 Gokulam Kerala FC vs Real Kashmir FC - View
India I-League 03/14 13:30 21 Gokulam Kerala FC vs Aizawl FC - View
India I-League 03/17 13:30 22 Gokulam Kerala FC vs Sreenidi Deccan - View


India I-League 02/19 08:30 13 [8] Delhi FC v Gokulam FC [3] W 1-2
India I-League 02/16 08:30 16 Rajasthan United v Gokulam Kerala FC W 1-4
India I-League 02/12 13:30 15 [4] Gokulam FC v Shillong Lajong FC [6] W 2-0
India I-League 02/09 13:30 14 [6] Inter Kashi FC v Gokulam FC [7] W 2-4
India I-League 02/02 08:30 13 Delhi FA v Gokulam Kerala FC - PPT.
India Super Cup 01/21 08:30 3 [3] Punjab FC v Gokulam FC [4] D 0-0
India Super Cup 01/16 08:30 2 [2] Chennaiyin FC v Gokulam FC [4] L 2-0
India Super Cup 01/11 08:30 1 Mumbai City v Gokulam FC L 2-1
India I-League 12/19 09:30 12 [2] Sreenidi Deccan v Gokulam FC [6] W 1-4
India I-League 12/16 09:30 11 [4] Aizawl FC v Gokulam FC [7] D 1-1
India I-League 12/11 05:30 10 [5] Real Kashmir FC v Gokulam FC [6] L 3-0
India I-League 12/08 13:30 9 [1] Mohammedan SC v Gokulam FC [7] D 1-1


Matches played 30 11 19
Wins 14 7 7
Draws 6 3 3
Losses 10 1 9
Goals for 59 27 32
Goals against 43 9 34
Clean sheets 7 5 2
Failed to score 6 1 5

Wikipedia - Gokulam Kerala FC

Gokulam Kerala Football Club is an Indian professional football club based in Kozhikode, Kerala. Founded in 2017, the club competes in I-League, the second tier of Indian football league system. They won 2020–21 I-League to become the first ever club from Kerala to do so, and became the first team to defend the league title in 2021–22. Gokulam is also the first and so far the only club from the state to qualify for a continental competition, AFC Cup, in 2022.

Nicknamed Malabarians, Gokulam Kerala represents the state of Kerala, predominantly its Malabar region. Affiliated with Kerala Football Association (KFA), club's reserve team competes in Kerala Premier League, and clinched titles in 2017–18, and 2020–21. They also won the 129th edition of the Durand Cup becoming one of the only two sides from Kerala that has won this competition. Women's section of the club participates in Indian Women's League.


Formation and early years (2017–2020)

Gokulam Kerala was founded in January 2017. The club then went on to participate in Awes Cup in Goa, in which they finished the campaign as runners-up. On 20 September, after the second round of bidding invitations, the bid evaluation committee decided to award Sree Gokulam Group the right to field their team in the Hero I-League 2017–18 season onwards from Calicut, Kerala. Although the club did not have a good beginning, they went on to defeat clubs like East Bengal, Mohun Bagan and Minerva Punjab by the end of the season. Gokulam Kerala hired Spaniard Fernando Santiago Varela as head coach in March 2018.

On 15 March 2018, Gokulam played the Super Cup qualifiers against North East United FC and was qualified with a 2-goal victory. In the pre-quarterfinals of the Super Cup on 1 April 2018, they were leading against Bengaluru by 0–1 until 60 minutes with a goal scored by the striker Henry Kisekka but Bengaluru scored a stoppage time goal which led to a defeat of 2–1.

Gokulam in 2019, for the first time went abroad and participated at the 2019 Sheikh Kamal International Club Cup in Bangladesh, where they qualified for the Semi-finals after finishing 2nd in Group B. Gokulam finished as semifinalist after losing 3–2 to Chittagong Abahani. Gokulam Kerala won their maiden title under the coaching of Fernando Santiago Varela, the 129th edition of the Durand Cup on 24 August 2019, defeating Mohun Bagan 2–1 in Kolkata.


Gokulam Kerala won the 2020–21 I-League by defeating TRAU FC in the final game. With 29 points from 15 games, they qualified for the 2022 AFC Cup group stage.

In April 2021, Gokulam Kerala emerged as the champions of the 2020–21 Kerala Premier League, defeating KSEB FC 2–1 at the Thrissur Municipal Corporation Stadium. They began their 2021–22 I-League season on 26 December with 1–0 win against Churchill Brothers. They later thrashed Real Kashmir by 5–1.

After back to back wins in both the group and championship stages, the club clinched I-League title again in 2021–22 season, defeating Mohammedan Sporting 2–1 in the final game at the Salt Lake Stadium on 14 May, and became the first club in fifteen years to defend a national league title.

At the 2022 AFC Cup group-stage opener, the club achieved a historic 4–2 win against Indian Super League side ATK Mohun Bagan. Later, they were defeated 1–0 by Maldivian side Maziya S&RC, 1–2 by Bangladeshi side Bashundhara Kings respectively, and knocked out of the tournament. On July 5, the club officially announced that they roped in former Cameroonian international Richard Towa as new head coach. Due to not maintaining good form in league marches, the club parted ways with Towa and roped in Spanish manager Francesc Bonet in place of him.

In April 2023, the club took part in 3rd edition of Indian Super Cup.

Gokulam FC is a professional soccer team based in Kozhikode, Kerala, India. The team was founded in 2017 and has quickly established itself as one of the top teams in the Indian football scene. The team plays in the I-League, which is the top tier of professional football in India.

Gokulam FC has a strong and passionate fan base, known as the "Malabarians". The team's home ground is the EMS Corporation Stadium, which has a capacity of 38,000 spectators. The team's colors are blue and white, and their logo features a lion, which represents strength and courage.

The team is known for its attacking style of play, with a focus on quick passing and movement. Gokulam FC has a talented squad of players from India and abroad, including some experienced international players. The team is led by head coach Vincenzo Alberto Annese, who has a wealth of experience in coaching teams in Italy and India.

Gokulam FC has achieved some notable successes in its short history, including winning the Durand Cup in 2019 and finishing as runners-up in the I-League in the same year. The team is committed to developing young talent and promoting football in Kerala and across India.